Alisa Lee Sherick, MD

University of Colorado, Denver

An up-and-coming scientist from the University of Denver, Dr. Sherick is excited to conduct research on immunotherapy and leukemia. Her research is focused on how certain proteins shut down the body’s immune system and prevent it from attacking leukemia cells. Although early on in her career, she has already been published, and received numerous awards for her work on leukemia and the immune system.

Awarded in 2017